Centers at Penn

Centers Directed or otherwise headed by PSC/PARC researchers

Boettner Center for Pensions and Retirement Research

Mitchell is the Director and also serves on the Advisory Board with Behrman and Elo.

Center for Autism Research

Mandell is the Associate Director.

Center for Health Outcomes and Policy Research (CHOPR)

Aiken is the Director of the center. McHugh is Associate Director, Smith is Associated Faculty. Behrman and Polsky are Senior Fellows.

Center for Health Incentives and Behavioral Economics at the Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics (LDI CHIBE)

Volpp is Director. Pauly and Polsky are members of the Internal Advisory Board and are Affiliated Faculty along with Buttenheim and Karlawish.

Center for Mental Health Policy and Services Research

Mandell is the Associate Director and Culhane is faculty at the center.

Center for Neurodegenerative Disease Research (CNDR)

Trojanowski is Co-Director. Karlawish leads clinical research in Alzheimer's Disease.

Department of Medical Ethics & Health Policy

Volpp is Vice Chair of Health Policy. Buttenheim, Karlawish, Pauly, and Polsky are Affiliated Faculty

FELS Institute for Government

MacDonald is Penny and Robert A. Fox Faculty Director. Culhane, Polsky and Sieg are FELS Faculty members.

Institute on Aging (IOA)

Trojanowski is Director. Cacchione is an Internal Advisory Board Member. Bowles, Cacchione, Elo, Ewbank, Jacobs, Kagan, Karlawish, Kohler H-P, Kohler I, McHugh, Polsky, Preston, and Volpp are IOA Fellows.

The Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics (LDI)

Polsky is the Executive Director. Senior Fellows include: Aiken, Bowles, Buttenheim, Chao, Culhane D, Fang, Jacobs, Karlawish, Kohler H-P, MacDonald, Mandell, McHugh, Mitchell, Pauly, Polsky, Rosenbaum, Schnittker, and Volpp. Aiken, Pauly, Polsky, and Volpp are members of the Executive Committee.

Policy and Economics of Disability, Aging, and Long Term Care (PEDAL) Lab

Coe is Director.

Pension Research Council (PRC)

Mitchell is the Executive Director and an Advisory Board member.

Population Aging Research Center (PARC)

Elo is the Director of PARC, and Behrman is Associate Director. Aiken, Allison, Chao, Cunha, Duckworth, Ewbank, Fang, Fernández-Villaverde, Flippen, Guillot, Kable, Karlawish, Kohler H-P, Kohler I, Krueger, Mitchell, Park, Parrado, Pauly, Polsky, Postlewaite, Preston, Rios-Rull, Rosenbaum, Schnittker, Schurr, Smith, Todd, Volpp, Watkins, and Zuberi are Associates.

Prevention Research Center

Volpp is a Director. Buttenheim is Evaluation Core Co-Lead. Volpp is PI and Polsky is Co-Investigator of the Healthy Weigh Study.

Wharton People Analytics

Duckworth is Co-Director.

Researcher's affiliations with other Centers at Penn

Abramson Cancer Center

Trojanowski is a non-cancer provider, and Volpp is a Cancer Control Program member.

Alice Paul Center for Research on Women, Gender, and Sexuality

Jacobs and Madden are Core Faculty. Flippen, Furstenberg, Hannum, Harknett, Kagan, Lareau, and Roberts are Affiliated Faculty.

Annenberg Public Policy Center

Duckworth is a Distinguished Research Fellow.

Cartographic Modeling Lab

Culhane D is on the Faculty Board.

Center for Africana Studies

Baker, DuckworthKohler H-PRobertsSchurrTishkoff, WolfZuberi are affliated faculty. 

Center for AIDS Research (CFAR)

Several Associates are members of CFAR including: Aiken, Behrman, Chao, Culhane D, Elo, Kohler H-P, Kohler I, Parrado, Pauly, and Zuberi.

Center for Ancient Studies

Schurr is an Associated Scholar at the center.

Center for Brain Injury and Repair

Trojanowski is a Research Team member.

Center for Cognitive Neuroscience

Kable is Core Faculty.

Center for East Asian Studies

Fang, Hannum, ParkSchurr and Smith are faculty.

Center for Excellence in Environmental Toxicology

Tishkoff is a member of the Gene-Environment Interactions Affinity Group (GEI)

Center for Functional Neuroimaging

Kable is Faculty.

Center for Genetics and Complex Traits

Tishkoff is Affiliated Faculty.

Center for Global Women's Health (Penn Nursing)

Buttenheim is a member.

Center for Health Behavior Research

Jemmott and Volpp are Senior Fellows.

Center for Neuroscience & Society

Kable and Karlawish are Faculty.

Center for Pharmacoepidemiology Research and Training (CPeRT)

Mandell is an Investigator.

Center for Public Health Initiatives

Buttenheim, Culhane D, Karlawish, Mandell, McHugh, and Polsky are Senior Fellows.

Center for Research and Evaluation in Social Policy (CRESP)

Allison and Rosenbaum are Affiliates of CRESP.

Center for the Advanced Study of India (CASI)

Behrman is on the Faculty Advisory Committee and is a Research Affiliate.

The Center for the Study of Race and Equity in Education

Charles, Lareau, and Zuberi are Faculty Affiliates.

Center for Therapeutic Effectiveness Research

Volpp is an Advisory Board member. Polsky is Core Faculty.

Evelyn Jacobs Ortner Center on Family Violence

Berk is a Faculty Fellow.

The Field Center for Children's Policy, Practice & Research

Roberts is a Faculty Affiliate.

Institute for Biomedical Informatics

Bowles, Polsky, and Tishkoff are Faculty.

Institute for Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism

Tishkoff is a member.

Institute for Law and Economics

Postlewaite is Associate Faculty.

Institute for Medicine and Engineering

Trojanowski is a member.

Institute for Research in Cognitive Science

Kable is Affiliated Faculty.

Institute for Translational Medicine and Therapeutics (ITMAT)

Karlawish is Faculty.

The Lauder Institute

Fernández-Villaverde is Faculty.

Mahoney Institute of Neurological Sciences

Kable and Trojanowski are Faculty.

Middle East Center

Guillot is Affiliated Faculty.

Penn Institute for Economic Research (PIER)

BehrmanFang, Fernández-Villaverde, Greenwood, Krueger, Pauly, Postlewaite, Sieg, Todd, and Wolpin are PIER Research Fellows.

Penn Institute for Urban Research

Behrman, Charles, Culhane D, MacDonald, Madden, McHugh are Faculty Fellows. Culhane D, Madden, and MacDonald are on the Executive Committee.

Penn Memory Center

Trojanowski is an Affiliated Researcher.




Penn Neurodegeneration Genomics Center

Trojanowski is Affiliated Faculty.

Positive Psychology Center

Duckworth is Faculty

Wharton Risk Management and Decision Processes Center

Pauly is a Research Fellow.

The S.S. Huebner Foundation and the Geneva Association

Mitchell and Pauly are Faculty.

Smell and Taste Center

Trojanowski is Faculty.

The Wharton Financial Institutions Center (WFIC)

Fernandez-Villaverde, Jacobs, Mitchell, Pauly, and Rosenbaum, are all Fellows.

Wharton Sports Business Initiative

Charles and Zuberi are Affiliated Faculty.